Choosing a good chart


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A simple guide for choosing among a variety of different visualization methods. These are mostly basic charts, such as pie charts, histograms, and pie charts. I don’t agree with all of the choices, but this is still a good starting point.

Andrew Abela. Choosing a good chart. The Extreme Presentation Method blog, 2006-09-06. Available in html format.